Definition of “munch” - English Dictionary

“munch” in British English

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munchverb [ I or T ]

uk /mʌntʃ/ us /mʌntʃ/

to eat something, especially noisily:

He was munching on an apple.
We watched her munch her way through a bag of peanuts.

munchnoun [ U ]

uk /mʌntʃ/ us /mʌntʃ/ UK informal

(Definition of “munch” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“munch” in American English

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munchverb [ I/T ]

us /mʌntʃ/

to eat something with a loud chewing sound, or to snack (= eat a small amount of food between meals):

[ I ] He was munching on an apple.

(Definition of “munch” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)